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Uncommon type : some stories / Tom Hanks ; photographs by Kevin Twomey.

Hanks, Tom, (author.). Twomey, Kevin, (photographer.).

Available copies

  • 25 of 35 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Chetwynd Public Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 0 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Kimberley Public Library F HAN (Text) 35137001008944 Adult Fiction Volume hold In process -
Mackenzie Public Library HAN (Text) 35192000320857 Short Stories Volume hold Available -
Nelson Public Library F HAN (Text) 3514830027236 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/01/2018
Pemberton and District Public Library F HAN (Text) 31894000494178 Staff Picks Volume hold Available -
Pender Island Public Library HAN (Text) 33126000270987 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Radium Hot Springs Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 35130000037253 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 11/03/2018
Rossland Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 35162001004016 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 11/30/2018
Squamish Public Library F HAN (Text) 33110003261987 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 11/30/2018
Terrace Public Library HAN (Text) 35151001051929 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Trail and District Public Library F HAN (Text) 35110001083084 Adult New Books Shelf Volume hold Checked out 12/01/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735273832
  • Physical Description: viii, 405 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"UNCOMMON TYPE contains seventeen stories, each in some way involving a different typewriter (Hanks is an avid collector of vintage typewriters and owns over one hundred of them). The stories feature an immigrant arriving in New York City after his family and life have been torn apart by his country's civil war; a man who bowls a perfect game (and then another, and another), becoming ESPN's newest celebrity; an eccentric billionaire and his faithful executive assistant on the hunt for something larger in America; and the junket life of an actor."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Typewriters > Fiction.
Short stories.

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